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Black Savagery and "Voodoo" Horror at Universal Studio's Bayou of Blood

Saumya Arya Haas | Posted 12.17.2014 | Religion
Saumya Arya Haas

If scholars and adherents of Vodou are to be believed, consistent portrayals of 'voodoo' practitioners as barbaric, violent and most of all as African-American, not only influences public perception of our religion, but perception of African-Americans.

10 Fun Facts About The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter's New Diagon Alley

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.01.2014 | Travel

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is about to get a little bigger. And while Diagon Alley, the park's new addition, won't open until July 8, perhaps...

Jimmy Fallon Goes Full-On 'Miami Vice'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.17.2014 | Comedy

"The Tonight Show" is heading to Florida for a week at Universal Orlando, and Jimmy and Higgins decided to arrive in style. To get to the show on time...

Exploring Fear, Walking Dead At Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights

Aaron Sagers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Aaron Sagers

While you may be removing gooey fake blood, latex or fangs after a long night of candy corn and cocktails, the scares continue at the 23-year-old Universal Studios Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights event in Central Florida.

Welcome To Springfield

AP | By TAMARA LUSH | Posted 11.06.2013 | Travel

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Walking into Universal Orlando's new themed area is a bit surreal. First, you hear familiar music. Then you spot the sign: "Gre...

JAWS Ride To Close For Good

Posted 12.02.2011 | Travel

After scaring millions of visitors and children for 21 years, Universal Orlando is closing its much-beloved JAWS ride come January 2, the Baltimore Su...

How Butter Beer, Harry Potter's Favorite Fictional Drink, Was Made Real

Jim Hill | Posted 09.10.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

What's the most successful aspect of The Wizarding World? What can make you feel as though you've stepped inside one of the "Harry Potter" movie? That piece-of-the-magic that people most wish that they could take home is a beverage.